Previous KTP successes at Cranfield University include:

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS)
We worked with the RHS to develop innovative, cost-effective, impactful water management technologies and methodologies, implement changes in RHS gardens and inform behavioural change among amateur and professional gardeners.

Elsoms Seeds Ltd
We worked with Elsoms Seeds to develop more efficient bulk seed storage processes and seed 'health' monitoring capabilities within Elsoms Seeds Ltd by fully understanding what influences the quality, germination and vigour of seeds.

Pamela Steele Associates Ltd
We worked with Pamela Steele Associates to develop a novel, evidence-based decision support framework to enable clients involved with/in developing countries to optimise spend/investment decisions to improve public health supply chains.

iDirect UK Ltd
We worked with iDirect UK to add additional value to the company's current software product in a new and innovative way to give customers a better understanding of their network traffic.

TotalSim Ltd
We worked with TotalSim to develop a new business to sell the next generation of aerodynamic, high performance, bespoke sports clothing solutions for professional athletes and high-end sports enthusiasts.

Midland Lead Operations Ltd
We worked with Midland Lead to develop and significantly improve the direct machine casting of lead sheet with the improved efficiency of production measurable by an increase in material yield and a reduction in energy input.

bigHead Bonding Fasteners Ltd
We worked with bigHead Bonding Fasteners to add to the company’s existing business capabilities by building a new business offering that provides manufacturers with high-volume product and process solutions for the integration of bigHead fasteners into composite manufacturing processes.

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Overview Ltd
We worked with Overview to develop and build new in-house advanced motor control capabilities to support innovation in the design of advanced stabilised camera platforms for surveillance and broadcast applications.

British Sugar plc
We worked with British Sugar plc to develop a decision support tool that optimises the harvest management of sugar beet.

Lark Energy Ltd
We worked with Lark Energy Ltd to design and implement a monitoring procedure for a renewable energy technology. In this project output data was used to take the renewable energy research and development project to market and to investigate further applications of the technology.

G's Growers Ltd
We worked with G's Growers Ltd to undertake a commercial study for remote satellite crop and market intelligence and hyperspectral crop disease diagnosis.

MESH Planning Tools Ltd
We worked with MESH Planning Tools Limited to integrate behavioural data feeds with the SMS tracking method to expand the toolkit of products that link customer experience to recommendation and sales.


The Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) with Cranfield School of Management has had a profound impact on our business.

Fiona Blades, CEO, MESH The Experience Agency